Boeken over oudheid (tot 500)

  • Emiliano Cruccas boeken
    Emiliano Cruccas - Gli dei senza nome

    Die antiken Schriftquellen zum Kabirenkult sind ebenso zahlreich wie widersprüchlich, so daß auch archäologische Befunde, die Epigraphik, Münzen, Vasenbilder und Skulpturen analysiert wurden. Den Hauptteil bildet ein geographisch gegliederter Katalog von… (Harde kaft)

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    69,95
  • Attilio Mastrocinque boeken
    Attilio Mastrocinque - Bona Dea and the Cults of Roman Women

    Bona Dea, also known as Fauna, was a very important goddess of female initiations in Rome, and several features of hers were shared by similar goddesses in ancient Italy. This book sheds light on two hitherto unexplored features: the Dionysiac character and… (Zachte kaft)

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    56,95
  • Cornelius Vollmer boeken
    Cornelius Vollmer - Im Anfang war der Thron

    Bei einem Initiationsritual ermöglicht der Thron dem Platznehmenden die soziale Geburt in einen höheren Status. Dies erklärt sich aus dem "Ur-Thron als Abstraktion einer Muttergöttin, auf deren Schoß der Thronende als ihr Kind sitzt. Dafür spricht die… (Harde kaft)

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    53,95
  • Andrew Erskine boeken
    Andrew Erskine - Companion to Ancient History

    Comprising more than 40 essays by leading international scholars, this volume moves beyond a conventional focus on Greece and Rome and provides coverage of the many cultures within the ancient Mediterranean. (Zachte kaft)

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    50,95
  • Kingdoms and Principalities in the Roman Near East

    This collection of studies is devoted to the multifarious relations that the Roman empire maintained with the kings and princes of the Near Eastern lands. Building on an outlook on their royal and princely realms from both the Roman and the Parthian point of… (Zachte kaft)

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    76,95
  • Stability and Crisis in the Athenian Democracy

    Was the Athenian democracy anarchic, given to domestic violence and hence unstable, as claimed by some scholars, or was it a stable, well-ordered, social system, provided with in-built mechanisms to overcome crisis? Various aspects of this question, central to… (Harde kaft)

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    52,95
  • Jona Lendering, Arjen Bosman boeken
    Jona Lendering, Arjen Bosman - Edge of empire

    "In this place, a poverty-stricken tribe lives on high terps and hand-built platforms, which raise their homes above the known high water mark. When the waves wash over the surrounding land, the inhabitants look like seafarers, but when the water subsides they… (Harde kaft)

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    29,95
  • Melanie Ann Apel boeken
      9,95
  • Infrastruktur und Herrschaftsorganisation im Imperium Romanum

    In the Roman Empire, the construction of roads, harbors, and aqueducts created an intersection of imperial and local interests that had political, administrative, and economic dimensions. The articles in this volume examine Roman administrative practice in the… (Harde kaft)

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    53,95
  • Verborgen, unsichtbar, unlesbar - zur Problematik restringierter Schriftpräsenz

    From the perspective of early modernity, the presence of writing is linked to its visibility and legibility. This may be a questionable assumption, and it was especially problematic for writers in the premodern era, for whom concealment and veiling played such… (Harde kaft)

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    75,95
  • Schriftträger - Textträger

    Der Band möchte neue interpretative Ansätze im Umgang mit ,Schriftzeugnissen' vergangener Kulturen erproben, die ihre Materialität und Praxeologie in den Vordergrund stellen. Gefragt wird nach dem Verhältnis zwischen Text und seinen materiellen Trägern… (Harde kaft)

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    85,95
  • Jocelyn B. Gerra boeken
    Jocelyn B. Gerra - An Ethnoarchaeological Study of the Blacksmithing Technology in Cebu Island, Philippines

    The island of Cebu, located in Central Philippines, appeared in Western documents basically due to two events in world history. First, when Ferdinand Magellan's fleet returned to Seville in 1522 after circumnavigating the world. Cebu arose for the second time… (Zachte kaft)

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    24,95
  • Antony Eastmond boeken
    Antony Eastmond - Viewing Inscriptions in the Late Antique and Medieval World

    "Inscriptions convey meaning not just by their contents but also by other means, such as choice of script, location, scale, spatial organisation, letterform, legibility and clarity. The essays in this book consider these visual qualities of… (Harde kaft)

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    95,95
  • Der Limes im Ostalbkreis

    it dem obergermanisch-raetischen Limes, der 2005 in die Weltkulturerbeliste aufgenommen wurde, hat der Ostalbkreis auf einer Länge von knapp 60 Kilometern römische Denkmale und Relikte aufzuweisen, die weltweit einzigartig sind. Von Lorch bis nach Stödtlen… (Harde kaft)

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    17,95
  • Terence N. D'Altroy boeken
    Terence N. D'Altroy - The Incas

    The Incas is a captivating exploration of one of the greatest civilizations ever seen. Seamlessly drawing on history, archaeology, and ethnography, this thoroughly updated new edition integrates advances made in hundreds of new studies conducted over the last… (Zachte kaft)

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    36,95
  • Gwyn Morgan boeken
    Gwyn Morgan - 69 AD

    A fresh look at one of the most chaotic, violent, and frightening periods in all of ancient Rome is offered in a narrative history filled with portraits of the leading participants and new insights into the nature of the Roman military (Zachte kaft)

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    17,95
  • Subjectivity and Transcendence

    The issues of subjectivity and transcendence are central to modern thought. Indeed, for post-Cartesian philosophy and theology, it is a fundamental problem how one can have a strong conception of both subjectivity and transcendence. This book, however, is the… (Zachte kaft)

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    69,95
  • Myriobiblos

    This volume presents a broad array of contributions on Byzantine literature and culture, in which well-known Byzantinists approach topics of ceremonial, education, historiography, hagiography, homiletics, law, philology, philosophy, prosopography, rhetoric and… (Harde kaft)

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    149,95
  • Antike Mythologie in christlichen Kontexten der Spätantike

    It is well known that classical mythology outlasted the Christianization of the Roman Empire. This volume undertakes a new investigation of the complex conditions under which it continued to exist and thrive in Late Antiquity. Particular attention is devoted… (Harde kaft)

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    128,95
  • Geography, Topography, Landscape

    This collection of essays explores how epic narratives negotiate, define, and transform genre-specific geographical configurations. A team of international scholars engages in an interdisciplinary discussion about how Greek and Roman epic poetry interacts with… (Harde kaft)

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    138,95
  • Seneca Philosophus

    Addressing classicists, philosophers, students, and general readers alike, the book features a vitalizing diversity of contributors from different generations, disciplines, and research cultures. For the first time it gives access to prominent Seneca scholars… (Harde kaft)

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    128,95
  • Hellenistic Studies at a Crossroads

    This volume brings together fifteen papers which address key issues in the field of Hellenistic studies. In using modern critical approaches, the authors discuss the genre, style, narrative and aesthetics of post-classical literature and highlight its cultural… (Harde kaft)

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    128,95
  • Texts from the "Archive" of Socrates, the Tax Collector, and Other Contexts at Karanis

    This volume contains 25 papyri, which were excavated in the village of Karanis in the north-eastern Fayum by American archaeologists (1924-1926). Half of the new texts are literary, mostly from the library of the tax collector Socrates; the others are… (Harde kaft)

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    80,95
  • The Milesians 1. Thales

    This volume contains the most complete collection ever assembled of the documentary evidence on Thales of Miletus. Approximately 600 texts, dating from the 6th century BCE to the 14th century CE, are presented in chronological order, both in the original… (Harde kaft)

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    191,95
  • Plautine Trends

    Plautine Trends brings together experts on Roman comedy in a collective volume, focusing on key issues of modern Plautine research: Plautus's Greek models vs. Romanization, generic self-awareness vs. interactive innovation, comic staging, metatheatrical… (Harde kaft)

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    128,95